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Hi guys plzz be patient with me ,
I'm an Interior Architect building my (3d max, vray, heavy rendering) PC for the first time. I looked for the best pc and top of cpu, vga ...etc
and yet don't wanna go over 2000$-2500$
plz Let me know what you think about it and should I change any yhing about this
so that's what i found:

I found this great pc posted by some one and loved it so here we go

OPTION 1:
CPU: Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
MOBO: ASUS P9X79 PRO LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with USB BIOS
RAM: CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9B
HSF: CORSAIR H100 (CWCH100) Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
#OS/App HDD: OCZ Vertex 4 VTX4-25SAT3-128G 2.5" 128GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
#Secondary App HDD: Intel X25-M Mainstream SSDSA2MH080G2R5 2.5" MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
#Storage HDD: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
PSU: CORSAIR HX Series CMPSU-850HX 850W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 80 PLUS SILVER Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
GPU: EVGA 02G-P4-2670-KR GeForce GTX 670 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
#BD-ROM: LG Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R 12X DVD-RAM 10X BD-ROM 4MB Cache SATA 12X Super Multi Blue with 3D Playback & M-DISC Support WH12LS39 LightScribe Support - OEM
Case: Corsair Carbide Series 500R White Steel structure with molded ABS plastic accent pieces ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

""i didn't get what all the part are the one with # sign are the one i didn't get"

option 2: i build for my self by the research :P
CPU:Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
MOBO:MSI X79A-GD45 (8D) X79 (DDR3)
RAM: Kingston HyperX Beast 16 GB Kit (2x8 GB) 1600MHz DDR3 PC3-12800 Non-ECC CL9 DIMM XMP Desktop Memory KHX16C9T3K2/16X
HSF: CORSAIR H100 (CWCH100) Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3/120G 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
Western Digital 1TB WD1002FAEX 7200RPM SATAIII 64MB Black Edition Hard Drive
GPU: (MSI GeForce N680GTX Twin Frozr 2GD5/OC GTX 680 2GB DDR5 OC PCIe w/HDMI) orr (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770)
Case:Cooler Master HAF 932 RC-932-KKN1-GP Full Tower ATX w/ Window + Thermaltake Smart SE SPS-730M 730W PSU
LG GH24NS95-24X DVDRW - Dual Layer SATA

thank you very much :)
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  1. halafaour said:
    Hi guys plzz be patient with me ,
    I'm an Interior Architect building my (3d max, vray, heavy rendering) PC for the first time. I looked for the best pc and top of cpu, vga ...etc
    and yet don't wanna go over 2000$-2500$
    plz Let me know what you think about it and should I change any yhing about this
    so that's what i found:

    I found this great pc posted by some one and loved it so here we go

    OPTION 1:
    CPU: Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
    MOBO: ASUS P9X79 PRO LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with USB BIOS
    RAM: CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9B
    HSF: CORSAIR H100 (CWCH100) Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
    #OS/App HDD: OCZ Vertex 4 VTX4-25SAT3-128G 2.5" 128GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
    #Secondary App HDD: Intel X25-M Mainstream SSDSA2MH080G2R5 2.5" MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
    #Storage HDD: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
    PSU: CORSAIR HX Series CMPSU-850HX 850W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 80 PLUS SILVER Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
    GPU: EVGA 02G-P4-2670-KR GeForce GTX 670 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
    #BD-ROM: LG Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R 12X DVD-RAM 10X BD-ROM 4MB Cache SATA 12X Super Multi Blue with 3D Playback & M-DISC Support WH12LS39 LightScribe Support - OEM
    Case: Corsair Carbide Series 500R White Steel structure with molded ABS plastic accent pieces ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

    ""i didn't get what all the part are the one with # sign are the one i didn't get"

    option 2: i build for my self by the research :P
    CPU:Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
    MOBO:MSI X79A-GD45 (8D) X79 (DDR3)
    RAM: Kingston HyperX Beast 16 GB Kit (2x8 GB) 1600MHz DDR3 PC3-12800 Non-ECC CL9 DIMM XMP Desktop Memory KHX16C9T3K2/16X
    HSF: CORSAIR H100 (CWCH100) Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
    Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3/120G 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
    Western Digital 1TB WD1002FAEX 7200RPM SATAIII 64MB Black Edition Hard Drive
    GPU: (MSI GeForce N680GTX Twin Frozr 2GD5/OC GTX 680 2GB DDR5 OC PCIe w/HDMI) orr (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770)
    Case:Cooler Master HAF 932 RC-932-KKN1-GP Full Tower ATX w/ Window + Thermaltake Smart SE SPS-730M 730W PSU
    LG GH24NS95-24X DVDRW - Dual Layer SATA

    thank you very much :)


    I would recommend this build, it is perfect for your needs. From 6-Cores processing power, to over 1500 CUDA cores and 16Gb of RAM, I'd say this thing is perfect.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i7-3930K 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor ($499.99 @ Microcenter)
    CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($109.99 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: ASRock X79 Extreme6 ATX LGA2011 Motherboard ($223.98 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Corsair Dominator Platinum 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($180.02 @ TigerDirect)
    Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($129.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Samsung 840 Pro Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($122.99 @ NCIX US)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($149.99 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 770 4GB Video Card ($448.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Fractal Design Define XL R2 (Black Pearl) ATX Full Tower Case ($89.99 @ Microcenter)
    Power Supply: Corsair 860W 80 PLUS Platinum Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($199.99 @ Amazon)
    Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Total: $2172.90
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-29 07:28 EDT-0400)
  2. Go with option #2. You get a better gpu, and when doing 3D rendering, a better gpu is just better.
  3. Best answer
    id get this
    http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1xzEC

    -use the 4930k when it comes out later
    -fancy looking ram sticks will do nothing in terms of performance
    -forget the crappy liquid coolers
    -the gigabyte boards offer the best value for the money. the price of a equivalent asus would be the p9x79 pro at 309 ish
    -there is practically no difference between mainstream SSDs and the top of the line models. you pay for milliseconds worth of performance improvments
    -a 650w psu will handle a x79 rig with a high end GPU. a 850w is definitely not needed. if you were thinking of SLI, forget it as SLI will have no benefits towards rendering results
    -the arc midi r2 for 59.99 is a great value
  4. halafaour said:
    Hi guys plzz be patient with me ,
    I'm an Interior Architect building my (3d max, vray, heavy rendering) PC for the first time. I looked for the best pc and top of cpu, vga ...etc
    and yet don't wanna go over 2000$-2500$
    plz Let me know what you think about it and should I change any yhing about this
    so that's what i found:

    I found this great pc posted by some one and loved it so here we go

    OPTION 1:
    CPU: Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
    MOBO: ASUS P9X79 PRO LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with USB BIOS
    RAM: CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9B
    HSF: CORSAIR H100 (CWCH100) Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
    #OS/App HDD: OCZ Vertex 4 VTX4-25SAT3-128G 2.5" 128GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
    #Secondary App HDD: Intel X25-M Mainstream SSDSA2MH080G2R5 2.5" MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
    #Storage HDD: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
    PSU: CORSAIR HX Series CMPSU-850HX 850W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 80 PLUS SILVER Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
    GPU: EVGA 02G-P4-2670-KR GeForce GTX 670 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
    #BD-ROM: LG Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R 12X DVD-RAM 10X BD-ROM 4MB Cache SATA 12X Super Multi Blue with 3D Playback & M-DISC Support WH12LS39 LightScribe Support - OEM
    Case: Corsair Carbide Series 500R White Steel structure with molded ABS plastic accent pieces ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

    ""i didn't get what all the part are the one with # sign are the one i didn't get"

    option 2: i build for my self by the research :P
    CPU:Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
    MOBO:MSI X79A-GD45 (8D) X79 (DDR3)
    RAM: Kingston HyperX Beast 16 GB Kit (2x8 GB) 1600MHz DDR3 PC3-12800 Non-ECC CL9 DIMM XMP Desktop Memory KHX16C9T3K2/16X
    HSF: CORSAIR H100 (CWCH100) Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
    Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3/120G 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
    Western Digital 1TB WD1002FAEX 7200RPM SATAIII 64MB Black Edition Hard Drive
    GPU: (MSI GeForce N680GTX Twin Frozr 2GD5/OC GTX 680 2GB DDR5 OC PCIe w/HDMI) orr (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770)
    Case:Cooler Master HAF 932 RC-932-KKN1-GP Full Tower ATX w/ Window + Thermaltake Smart SE SPS-730M 730W PSU
    LG GH24NS95-24X DVDRW - Dual Layer SATA

    thank you very much :)


    How much is option 1 would be the first question. For option 2, I have some recommendations that I think would be beneficial to performance and longevity. Also, must this computer be build now? Because 2011 is dying and will be replaced by a new 2011 in 2014 with haswell-e. If it must be build today though then the 3930k on 2011 is the correct choice.


    Cooler Master CM Storm 150$ - Debatable Product IMO

    Corsair HX 850 Gold- 170$ - Debatable Product IMO

    Asus P9X79 LE 225$ – Non-Debatable Product IMO

    Asus GTX 760 x 2 520$ - Debatable Product IMO

    Benchmarks

    Intel i7-3930K 570$ – Non-Debatable Product IMO

    Samsung 840 Pro 128GB (Could increase size) 150$ – Non-Debatable Product IMO

    Corsair Vengeance Pro 16GB 2x8GB 142 $– Non-Debatable Product IMO

    Seagate HDD ST4000DM000 4TB
    180$ – Non-Debatable Product IMO


    Corsair Hydro H110 110$ – Non-Debatable Product IMO

    Asus Burner $20 – Debatable Product IMO

    Total Price @ Newegg 8/29/2013: $2,236.89

    I would highly recommend this build; for its price to performance, it is quite unbeatable,

    Prax
  5. thank you all for your answers & time :) ..
  6. now for the final build .. with your suggestions what do you think of this :
    CPU:
    Intel Core i7-3930K 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor
    CPU Cooler:
    NZXT HAVIK 140 90.3 CFM CPU Cooler
    Motherboard:
    Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 ATX LGA2011 Motherboard
    Memory:
    Crucial Ballistix Sport 32GB (4 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory
    Storage:
    Sandisk Ultra Plus 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk
    Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
    Video Card:
    EVGA GeForce GTX 780 3GB Video Card
    Power Supply
    EVGA SuperNOVA 650W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply
    Optical Drive:
    Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer

    now for the case i didn't like the Fractal Design Define XL R2 (Black Pearl) ATX Full Tower Case :(
    i'm thinking off :
    1- http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/products-model.aspx?id=C_00001440
    2- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119245

    and don't i need cooling system or the fans in the case are enough ???
  7. do not buy the 3930k. it would be completely pointless when ivy bridge is around the corner

    as for the case, niether of them come close in terms of quality and price
  8. TheBigTroll said:
    do not buy the 3930k. it would be completely pointless when ivy bridge is around the corner

    as for the case, niether of them come close in terms of quality and price


    will ok " didn't really get why :P" but you are the expert
    what a bout cooling system ??! not necessary
    note: that it might be rendering for more than day without being shut-ed down
  9. the havik 140 is more than enough for cooling. you can still easily overclock the CPU to 4.5ghz and render all day without having any issues. however, your mileage of the overclock can vary due to how lucky you get with the CPU
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